Two-thirds of miners increase head count in '17
Uranium Mining News
The world’s No.1 miner is targeting as much as $1.6 billion in productivity gains at its iron ore, copper and coal units in the country over the next two years.
Decision comes in the wake of a full-scale investor revolt led by the Investor Forum, a London-based body representing some of the world’s biggest money managers.
Precious, base and energy metals are all benefiting from the commodity supercycle, says Louis James, editor of International Speculator
Spain's National Audience dismissed a series of allegations presented by Berkeley Energia against a legal action filed by a group of environmentalists who oppose the company's uranium project.
After three days of carefully navigating through a shattered reactor building, the Manbo finally reached the heavily damaged Unit 3 reactor.
Ontario is number one.
“We have a strong sense of urgency,” chief executive Andrew Mackenzie told reporters following the company’s annual general meeting in Melbourne.
According to the company's CEO, exploration is expected to start shortly in the form a ground magnetic survey over portions of the project.
New permit is adjacent to the company's Madaouela Project and increases its total measured and indicated resources by approx 12% to 110.76 million pounds.
But low prices for the radioactive commodity remain a challenge, the latest report by the US Geological Survey (USGS) shows.
The mining veteran could face competition from internal candidates, including former head of UK gas company Centrica, Sam Laidlaw, who now sits on Rio’s board.
EDF has been experiencing delays in restarting some of its nuclear reactors.
The leader of the Villavieja de Yeltes municipality is planning to rent buses so that people can attend the rally.
The mining giant will add those jobs during the next 12 months.
Company will suspend operations at the McArthur River and Key Lake at the end of January for at least 10 months.
Aggregate market cap of the top 100 junior mining companies was up 7% to $12.2 billion, a level not seen since 2010, but the group significantly underperformed the Venture Exchange as a whole.
Mike Beck gives a provides a detailed analysis on lithium, uranium, and nickel.
General managers average $212,790 per year at Canadian mines
Cameco said its most immediate goal was to remain competitive and in a position to be among the first to respond when the market calls for more uranium.
It will sell its newest mine to Harmony Gold for $300 million and another mine for 100 million rand ($7.4 million) to China's Heaven-Sent SA Sunshine Investment Company.
NexGen Energy Ltd. reported radioactivity results for 22 holes of the on-going summer drilling program on their Rook I property in Athabasca Basin, Sask.
The CLEER (Clean, Low-energy, Effective, Engaged and Remediated) project focuses on water use, energy intensity and environmental footprint, with aggressive targets of a 50% reduction in each area by 2027.
Decision is in response to falling uranium prices, a local union leader said.
Magdalena Odarda says Blue Sky Uranium's exploration is taking place at sites of paleontological significance.